Several age-appropriate programs are available to bring into your classroom, church group,scouts or birthdayÂ party. Â If you own a company and would like to sponsor an event for the community,we can create a custom bully prevention seminar for you.Â Learn about hosting an event.Â
The Effects of Being Bullied-Â The effects of being bullied can last a lifetime and we must understand that kidsÂ bullying each other is not just “kids being kids.” Kids that are bullied can experience anxiety, depression and in some cases of long-term bullying have even committed suicide. Some adults that were bullied as kids have self esteem issues Â stemming back from when they were kids and even social anxiety, so the effects of bullying can last a lifetime.
Bullying Statistics- Did you know that 1-in-7 students in grades K-12th grade are either a bully or are being bullied? How about that itÂ is estimated that 160,000 children miss school every day due to fear of attack or intimidation by other students?Â Source: National Education Association. Â Read more Bullying Statistics.Â
What Exactly is Bullying? Bullying is complicated, there are many types of bullying and venues for bullies to use to harass their victims Â including: cyber bullying, verbal bullying, indirect bullying and physical bullying. Learn more about the types of bullying.Â